Jesse David Quick

21 November 1874–19 June 1953 (Age 78)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Jesse David

When Jesse David Quick was born on 21 November 1874, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Joseph Polk Quick, was 29 and his mother, Columbia Elizabeth Evans, was 29. He married Parlee Jane Jaco on 18 November 1899, in Warren, Tennessee, United States. He lived in Warren, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 3, Warren, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 19 June 1953, in McMinnville, Warren, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Friendship Cemetery, Campaign, Warren, Tennessee, United States.

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Jesse David Quick
Parlee Jane Jaco
Marriage: 18 November 1899

Spouse and Children

18 November 1899
Warren, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Columbia Elizabeth Evans




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 4

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, and Dutch: nickname for a lively or agile person, from Middle English quik, Middle High German quick, Middle Dutch quic ‘alive’, ‘lively’, ‘fresh’.2 English: habitational name for someone who lived at a place called Cowick (notably one in Devon), denoting an outlying dairy farm, from Old English cūwīc, from ‘cow’ + wīc ‘outlying settlement’.3 Cornish: habitational name from Gweek in the parish of Constantine, named from Cornish gwyk, which may have meant either ‘village’ or ‘forest’, or a topographic name from the same word.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • J D Quick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J D Quick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jesse Quick, "United States Census, 1920"

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